Producers Sue Weinsteins Over Hoodwinked Sequel Release

Kanbar Entertainment, the producers of the animated feature Hoodwinked, have filed a petition with a judge in San Francisco County claiming that The Weinstein Co. breached their contract ... Continue Reading →

Crunchyroll to Stream Stan Lee-created Anime Series

The internet will give fans in America their first look in April at Heroman, a new anime series co-created by Stan Lee’s POW! Entertainment and Japanese studio Bones. Asian culture ... Continue Reading →

Robinson to Head Up Sony Deal at Gotham Group

Eric Robinson, a former executive with The Weinstein Co., has joined The Gotham Group as executive VP of production and development. Robinson’s main duty at the management and ... Continue Reading →

24th Annual WonderCon Gets Animated

Fans flocking to San Francisco for this weekend’s WonderCon will likely notice two things ‘ one, it’s nowhere near as jam-packed as its sister show Comic-Con International: ... Continue Reading →

Little Airplane’s Hot Small Potatoes Scores Sales

Small Potatoes, a new short-form animated series from Little Airplane Productions, has been pre-sold to broadcasters in Europe, Australia and Canada. The series is set to air first ... Continue Reading →

Adult Swim Grabs VIZ’s Kekkaishi Anime

Adult Swim has picked up from VIZ Media the rights to air 52 episodes of the popular anime series Kekkaishi. The series, which debuts on the network May 29, is based on the manga by ... Continue Reading →

Gregg to Oversee Original Content at Teletoon

Alan Gregg has joined Teletoon Canada as its director of original content, effective April 19. Gregg will oversee development and production for Teletoons English and French networks ... Continue Reading →

Pegbar Sets Dublin Animation Event

Pegbar is hosting a special networking event for animators April 9 at the Sugar Club in Dublin, Ireland. The event will feature as guest speakers: ‘ Andrew Kavanagh, director ... Continue Reading →

CN Goes All in With Marathon’s Spies and Spiez

Cartoon Network has acquired broadcast rights to three Marathon Media properties: the fifth season of Totally Spies!, Totally Spies! The Movie and a new series called Amazing Spiez. The ... Continue Reading →

Disney Channel Renews Order for Jungle Junction

Disney Channel has ordered a second season of Jungle Junction, an animated series for preschoolers produced by Spider-Eye Animation in the United Kingdom. The 26 new episodes that comprise ... Continue Reading →